ranahans Lounge + Patio

Member Club cardholders can host up to four guests in the lounge areas as long as the member is present, making your party a maximum of five including the cardholder (guests must provide their own gate admission to Stampede Park).

Members Club cards permit access to to the lounge + patio even if the organization has issued its dining tickets for that performance to to other guests.

Guests who hold a dining ticket, on the day of their event only, can choose to visit ranahans Lounge + Patio apart from their dining experience. Access for the afternoon performance begins at 11:30 a.m. and access for the evening at 6:00 p.m.

All guests are first-come, first served. A variety of menu items will be available, charges apply.

Subject to restrictions and capacity.

Guests enjoying ranahans Lounge + Patio will view menus through a QR code.


ranahans is located at the north end of the third level of GMC Stadium. Access is by walking only. 

ranahans Lounge + Patio guests will access the venue through the entrance (red awning) beside the north doors of the GMC Stadium courtyard and proceed up the escalator to the third level to enter ranahans on the north side of the venue.

Main and private dining guests who hold a ticket will access the venue through the well-marked private entrance to ranahans Lobby between the north and main entrance from the GMC Stadium courtyard. They will be escorted to a private elevator and taken directly to the third level.

Menus for 2023 are being curated by our culinary team. For a sampling of what to expect, please take a look at our 2022 menus.

"All of the Premium Seating staff always go over board in attending to our wishes. Needs are not an issue."

"Calgary Stampede Premium Seating is customer focused and communicative in all aspects relating to the event. They are always willing to assist in any manner."

"Service and location are first class!"

"Full marks for value, client service and overall experience - please keep it up. You operate a world class, top end, environment that is in alignment to the image and experience we must share with our future and current clients."

"I would like to thank everyone who helped us host this event. It was new to our business and all your information was greatly appreciated. It was an overall GREAT NIGHT!! Thank you! See you next year"

"Personalized service is excellent."

"The venue makes guests feel very privileged to have been invited."

"We had an amazing experience at a fabulous place to entertain our clients. Ready to book for next year."

"My clients are still raving about the event and thanking me for letting them experience the Stampede the premium way!"

"I would say that the Premium Seating experience is the best because you receive the total package. There is someone with you to help guide through the whole process. It is such a comforting feeling."

"Forget tux & tails night, if you want to experience the true hospitality of Calgary and see the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, you'll want to be front row at the Infield Suites. Tux & tail service with your jeans on!"

"World class event, excellent food & beverages with world class yet relaxed service."